Presentation on theme: "1.Our Mission is to provide the Coast Guard and the industry an exclusive global source of unsurpassed expertise and support 2. Our Vision is to be recognized."— Presentation transcript:
1.Our Mission is to provide the Coast Guard and the industry an exclusive global source of unsurpassed expertise and support 2. Our Vision is to be recognized experts leading the Coast Guards Foreign Passenger Vessel Program Welcome to the Cruise Ship National Center of Expertise (CSNCOE)
Who is the CSNCOE Why was the CSNCOE established What is the CSNCOE When was the CSNCOE established Where is the CSNCOE located How is the CSNCOE utilized
Who is the CSNCOE Comprised of 8 personnel; 3 active duty Detachment Chief, CDR Clare National Technical Advisor, LCDR Eric Allen Port State Control, LT Derricka DeJean 5 civilian staff Scott Elphison Brad Schoenwald Jason Yets Jim Garzon TBA
Why was the CSNCOE established In 1993 the Marine Safety Office Miami began administering the Passenger Vessel Control Verification Course out of local necessity. As the cruise industry grew, so did interest in this course. The office began to be considered a “center of excellence” for the USCG’s cruise ship safety program.
What the CSNCOE does Advanced Foreign Passenger Vessel Course administrator Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTP) development Performance qualification standard development Nexus of subject matter expertise Exam augmentation Public Affairs
When was the CSNCOE established In 2008, the USCG’s Marine Safety Enhancement Plan memorialized the concept of “Centers of Expertise” Their attention would be focused on a particular facet of the marine industry. One of those seven Centers was established in Miami and focused on the Cruise Shipping Industry. Because of its existing foundation, the Cruise Ship COE was established first, 0n Sept 30, 2008 as a sub-unit of Sector Miami.
Where is the CSNCOE located The CSNCOE is located conveniently next to Port everglades 26 miles north of the Port of Miami 1800 Eller Dr. Suite 420 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
How is the CSNCOE utilized Promoting field consistency and proficiency Field assessment program 3 advanced courses annually Basic training Subject Matter Expertise Policy, procedure and training development